Our Favorite Easter Basket Picks
The Easter Bunny is hopping just around the corner and we’ve got the very best local and specialty items to fill your Easter basket with a whole lot of spring delight. Here’s our top picks for the season (clockwise from top left):
Moon Melt Lotion Bar
Moon Valley Organics
A gentle herbal recipe of soothing calendula and comfrey to help dry skin, this locally made lotion bar from Acme, Washington is completely non-GMO, gluten free, cruelty free and USDA organic. Try the Bergamot Geranium scent for a relaxing and luxurious experience.
Triple Milled Soap
La Belle Vie
These fragrant triple milled soaps come in a variety of unique aroma combinations (try the Açaí Pomegranate for a refined, sweet scent) and are made with organic Shea butter, organic calendula extract and sweet almond oil. You can feel good using these soaps since they’re cruelty free, gluten free and free of parabens and phthalates.
Almond Coconut Dark Chocolate
Don’t miss out on this limited spring edition chocolate bar from Theo Chocolate in Seattle, Washington. With crunchy almonds and toasted coconut in smooth, rich 65% dark chocolate, it’s a nutty and refreshing spring chocolate. With all Theo Chocolate, it’s organic, fair trade and non-GMO.
Handmade Chocolate Easter Bunny
Judy’s Candy Company
Made the old fashioned way with just a handful of simple ingredients, Judy’s chocolate Easter Bunnies are a delight for everyone young and old. There’s really no comparing this handmade, creamy milk chocolate treat.
The best bath bombs are from Washington soap maker, Soap Aria. Ideal for a rejuvenating bath, these handmade, all natural bath bombs are just the thing to get your spring clean in order. Try the sandalwood variety for a very natural, soothing bath time.
Easter Egg Truffles
Handcrafted with gourmet chocolate in Portland, Oregon, these adorable traditionally styled Easter egg-shaped truffles are meticulously hand-decorated and hand-dipped in Easter pastels. The box features flavors of dark chocolate strawberry and milk chocolate peanut butter.
Old Town Delights
Handcrafted in Tacoma, Washington, these assorted truffles include orange, vanilla nib, espresso, s’more or chia tea chocolates. All Old Town Delight’s truffles are made with 72% pure decadent dark chocolate.
Soy Wax Candle
Vineyard Hill Naturals
Paying tribute to nature, these aromatic clean-burning, toxin-free soy candles are hand poured in the USA. Try the Pomegranate & Cassis fragrance to really bring the season indoors.
Fair Trade Easter Basket
Handwoven with sustainably harvested grass by Alaffia Co-operative members in Ghana, all proceeds for these one-of-a-kind baskets support empowerment projects in West Africa. Alaffia, based in Olympia, Washington, provides fair wages and health care for their co-op member families in return for indigenous skills and knowledge to preserve West African cultural heritage.